Today, Comic-Con@Home virtual panel featured writer and director Josh Boone discussing the film with cast members Maisie Williams, Charlie Heaton, Anya Taylor-Joy, Alice Braga, Henry Zaga, and Blu Hunt. At the end of the panel, they revealed the intense opening of the film followed by a spectacular trailer. The panel also confirmed that it will be released in theaters on August 28.
Watch New Mutants Comic-Con@Home 2020 panel below:
The trailer confirms that this is going to be an action-packed film with horror elements, and I think everyone could agree that New Mutants looks more like a horror thriller than a superhero movie.
You can also check out the new poster art for the film:
20th Century Studios in association with Marvel Entertainment presents The New Mutants, an original horror thriller set in an isolated hospital where a group of young mutants is being held for psychiatric monitoring
New Mutants was originally pitched as the first in a trilogy, and it's the last of the X-Men films produced by Fox to be released.